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REVISED COUNCIL AGENDA 1-14-19 

DRAFT MINUTES 12-26-18

ADOBE PDF PACK 1-14-19

COMMUNICATIONS
1.  Indian Hills Community Club budget for January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 in operation from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

2.  Karen Scott, Finance Director / Chairman Energy Risk Management Committee memorandum re: PCA Rate for January, 2019 (.0001/kwh [negative] to be billed as zero).

3.  C. Tad Bohannon, Chief Executive Officer, Central Arkansas Water letter to Diane Whitbey re: appointment to fill upcoming vacancy on CAW Board of Commissioners.

4.  C. Tad Bohannon, Chief Executive Officer, Central Arkansas Water letter to Mayor Smith re: Proposed Adjustments to Basic Water Rate Schedule.

5.  Ruby Jordan – Johnson, Section Head – Public Involvement Environmental Division, Arkansas Department of Transportation memorandum re: Notice of Public Invovlement Meeting ARDOT Job No. 061506, Shillcotts Bayou Str & Apprs (Hwy 176), January 24, 2019, at Levy Church of Christ, 5124 Camp Robinson Road, 4 – 7 p.m.

6.  City Attorney Amy Beckman Fields, memorandum re: Simplified Procedural Rules of City Council.

7.  Joy Cameron, Administrative Assistant, Gardener Memorial United Methodist Church letter to Patrick Lane Street Department Director re: Thank you for assistance.

8.  John P. Gill -- Gill, Ragon, Owen Attorneys letter to Mayor Smith re: appreciation of Greg Zonner, AIMM.

SPECIAL CALL
R-19-07      Mayor Smith
Authorizing payment accommodations for North Little Rock Electric customers who are Federal employees without pay due to the Government Shutdown
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SCHEDULED PUBLIC HEARING(S) 3 minutes
Please sign in with the City Clerk before the meeting convenes at 6:00 p.m. 

 

CITIZENS PUBLIC COMMENT ON NUMBERED LEGISLATION 3 minutes
Please sign in with the City Clerk before the meeting convenes at 6:00 p.m.
INCLUDES ALL PUBLIC HEARINGS

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

None.

CONSENT AGENDA

R-19-01     Mayor Smith
Appointing City Council Member Debi Ross to the position previously held by former City Council Member Murry Witcher on the Tree Board
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R-19-02      Mayor Smith
Appointing City Council Member Steve Baxter to the position previously held by former City Council Member Murry Witcher on the Downtown Development Board
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R-19-03      Mayor Smith
Declaring certain City-owned items and other equipment as surplus; providing for auction thereof
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NEW BUSINESS
RESOLUTIONS
R-19-04      Mayor Smith
Expressing an intent to issue bonds for the purpose of financing construction of a Police and Courts Building; authorizing the Mayor to execute engagement letters with bond counsel and underwriters
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R-19-05      Mayor Smith
Expressing an intent to issue revenue bonds for the purpose of financing improvements to the North Little Rock Airport; authorizing the Mayor to execute engagement letters with bond counsel and underwriters
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R-19-06      Mayor Smith
Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into a contract with Thomas Engineering Company, Inc. to provide professional services for the Sixth Street Design Project (Main to Magnolia) and for parking lots east of the Trolley Barn
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ORDINANCES
O-19-01      Mayor Smith
Amending Ordinance No. 9061 as to vacation and sick leave benefits for the North Little Rock Fire Department
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O-19-02      Mayor Smith
Amending the Small Wireless Communication Facility Regulation to approve streetlight pole attachment design for small wireless facilities
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O-19-03      Mayor Smith
Granting waiver of section 13-2 of the Zoning Ordinance to allow a reduced
number of parking spaces for certain real property located at 811 S.A. Jones
Drive and 813 S.A. Jones Drive (requested by: Deacon Etroy Lyons)
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PUBLIC COMMENT ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS
All persons wishing to speak must have completed a public comment card and return it to the City Clerk before this meeting is convened; speakers have 3 minutes to address their topic

Respectfully submitted,
Diane Whitbey, CAMC / MMC
City Clerk and Treasurer        

Words to Live by:

“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.”
–Mother Teresa

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City Offices will also be closed Monday, January 21, 2019, in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.s Birthday.

Garbage and trash routes will run one-day delayed the remainder of the week.